Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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FWFPSR

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southwest and South-Central
Arizona and Southeast California
National Weather Service Phoenix AZ
228 AM MST Thu Nov 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Strong high pressure aloft will keep temperatures well above
seasonal normals today into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
Desert highs will rise into the mid to upper 80s and approach
records in some locations both today and Friday. Humidity levels
will stay relatively low, with minimum RH values over the deserts
typically running between the low teens and 20 percent. Less wind
is expected today as compared to yesterday although they will
favor the east much of the day, especially over south central
Arizona. Winds become very light on Friday.

Note...Additional Fire Weather Forecast information can be found
in the Area Forecast Discussion. See product PHXAFDPSR.

AZZ132-232130-
West Central Deserts/Northwest Maricopa County/Greater Phoenix
Area/Southwest Deserts/Southwest Maricopa County/
Northwest and North-Central Pinal County-
Phoenix BLM/YUM BLM/CAZ-CRZ-
228 AM MST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................85-89.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................13-18 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................4 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Light and variable in the morning
  becoming northwest 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Phoenix.......2400 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Phoenix......East 2 knots.
* Dispersion for Phoenix..........Poor.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................52-63.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................29-50 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................5 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................85-89.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................14-19 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 10 mph in the morning
  becoming northwest in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Phoenix.......2500 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Phoenix......Southwest 4 knots.
* Dispersion for Phoenix..........Marginal.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 52-62. Highs 85-89. East winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 51-62. Highs 84-88. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-61. Highs 77-83. Northwest winds
10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44-58. Highs 71-77.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 44-55. Highs 72-76.

$$

AZZ133-232130-
Southern Gila County/Tonto National Forest Foothills-
Southern Tonto NF/West San Carlos BIA/South Portion Ft Apache BIA/
CAZ-
228 AM MST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................74-88.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................13-18 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 10 mph in the morning
  becoming southeast in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 5 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................44-60.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................30-46 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Light and variable in the evening
  becoming west 10 to 20 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................75-86.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................13-18 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 10 mph in the morning
  becoming southwest in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 20 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44-60. Highs 76-87. East winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 42-60. Highs 76-88. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than 15 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39-58. Highs 70-82. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-53. Highs 63-75.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-51. Highs 64-75.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-232130-
Yuma/Martinez Lake and Vicinity/Lower Colorado River Valley AZ-
Lower Colorado River Valley CA-
228 AM MST Thu Nov 23 2017 /128 AM PST Thu Nov 23 2017/

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................85-90.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................16-21 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................5 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Light and variable in the morning
  becoming west 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Yuma..........2100 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Yuma.........North 5 knots.
* Dispersion for Yuma.............Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................52-62.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................37-59 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................4 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................85-90.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................17-22 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Yuma..........1900 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Yuma.........North 3 knots.
* Dispersion for Yuma.............Poor.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 52-62. Highs 85-89. East winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 52-61. Highs 83-87. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 49-61. Highs 76-81. Northwest winds
10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44-58. Highs 70-75.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 44-55. Highs 71-75.

$$

CAZ230-232130-
Joshua Tree National Park-
128 AM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................77-84.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................17-22 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 10 mph in the morning
  becoming east in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Light and variable in the morning
  becoming west 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................52-60.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................30-40 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................4 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................78-86.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................16-21 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northwest 5 to 10 mph in the
  morning becoming east in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 52-61. Highs 76-84. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 51-61. Highs 75-83. Southwest winds 10 to
20 mph.
.MONDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows 42-57. Highs 64-74.
Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40-49. Highs 58-68.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-48. Highs 62-70.

$$

CAZ232-232130-
Imperial County And Eastern Riverside County-
128 AM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................81-89.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................17-22 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................5 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Light and variable in the morning
  becoming west 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................53-64.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................32-64 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................82-89.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................16-23 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 10 mph in the morning
  becoming east in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 53-64. Highs 81-88. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 53-64. Highs 79-86. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 48-63. Highs 72-80. Northwest winds
15 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 42-58. Highs 67-74.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 42-55. Highs 68-74.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...Thursday November 30th through Saturday
December 2nd: Above normal temperatures and below median
precipitation.



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